|You're Out of Luck - Paul Malvern|
Frankie Darro and Mantan Moreland are back as amateur sleuths in this sequel to "Irish Luck." Happily Mantan has more screen time in this one. Directed by Howard Bretherton Released in 1940 Probably a second-release edit.
Keywords: Mysteries; Frankie Darro; Mantan Moreland
|On The Spot - Monogram Pictures|
Frankie Darro is a soda-jerk/scientist in a small town that mobsters are suddenly attracted to.
Keywords: Frankie Darro; Mary Kornman; Mantan Moreland
|King of the Zombies - Lindsley Parsons|
A plane flying to the Bahamas gets blown off course and crashes on the island of the mysterious Dr. Sangare. Jefferson Jackson (Mantan Moreland) tries to warn his fellow survivors that the island's haunted but they all soon learn there's more going on than they initially supposed... Find out more about this movie on its IMDB page.
Keywords: zombies; voodoo; Mantan Moreland; horror; pdmovies
Downloads: 45,327 (21 reviews)
|Lucky Ghost - William Beaudine|
a.k.a. "Lady Luck" Mantan Moreland and F. E. Miller are down at the heels, that is until a craps shoot wins Mantan a gambling casino. Too bad it's haunted by a family of prudish ghosts Complete print from a tape transfer. All-black cast (with one minor exception). The sequel to "Mr. Washington Goes to Town." IMDB page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0033856/
Keywords: race film; all-black casts; comedy; Mantan Moreland
|Charlie Chan in Dark Alibi|
THE MASTER OF MYSTERY EXPOSES A GENIUS OF CRIME! Three men are convicted of bank robbery, the main evidence against them being that their fingerprints were found at the scene. However, Charlie Chan believes them to be innocent, and his investigation reveals that they are indeed innocent and that their fingerprints were forged and planted in the prison files to frame them. Charlie sets out to uncover the real bank robbers...
Keywords: Sidney Toler; Charlie Chan; Benson Fong; Mantan Moreland
Downloads: 42,462 (7 reviews)
|Sign of the Wolf - Paul Malvern|
A north woods adventure loosely based on Jack London's story, "That Spot." It nominally stars Grace Bradley and Michael Whalen, but it's Mantan Moreland, Louise Beavers and Smoky the Dog who steal the show. Directed by Howard Bretherton Released in 1941 Complete print (there are a few missing frames)
Keywords: adventures; Canada; north woods; show dogs; Mantan Moreland; Louise Beavers
|The Trap - James S Burkett|
The final Charlie Chan episode to feature Sydney Toler in the role. Public domain due to lack of copyright notice on original prints
Keywords: Feature Films; Charlie Chan; Sydney Toler; Mantan Moreland
Downloads: 26,360 (3 reviews)
|The Golden Eye - James S Burkett|
Roland Winters stars as Charlie Chan in this later series entry. PD status: no copyright notice.
Keywords: Feature Films; Charlie Chan; Roland Winters; Mantan Moreland
Downloads: 23,952 (3 reviews)
|Drums of the Desert - Phil Malvern|
This is an ordinary second-feature adventure made special by Mantan Moreland's role as a courageous sergeant of black paratroops. But don't worry. He still manages to have some fun along the way. A must for fellow Moreland fans. Directed by George Waggner. Released in 1940. Complete print. Free movie links for Mantan junkies: https://archive.org/post/1006776/the-mantan-moreland-list-update
Keywords: Adventures; French Foreign Legion; Mantan Moreland; Ralph Byrd; George Lynn
|"Blueberry Hill" Series Preview: recorded @ CBS, Hollywood on March 24, 1943 - Shiffy 48|
This is an edited excerpt from a remarkable 30 minute recorded preview of the proposed CBS series “Blueberry Hill”. In the cast were Benny Carter’s Orchestra, Ernest Whitman, Mantan Moreland, Lou Mel Morgan Trio, Hattie McDaniel, and The Charioteers. My focus on this program is, for the purpose of this posting the memorable music. However, I’ve included the program opening and closing. The latter is particularly interesting because the announcer explains the circumstances under which the...
Keywords: CBS; Benny Carter; Ernest Whitman; Mantan Moreland; Lou Mel Morgan Trio; Hattie McDaniel; The Charioteers; AFRS; Jubilee; OTR
|MOVIES Series 2. Captain Scarlett (1953) Freckles Come Home (1942) Trapped By Television (1936) Prison Break (1938)) - Phil Binstead|
Four B movies that will go with any of the Feature Films I've uploaded, take a look through the DOUBLE BILLS and other features to choose from, plus audio files of Dance Bands British and American that will also compliment the entertainment of the 20's, 30's and 40's you can make a good collection of Music and Movies from my collection, enjoy.Posters for the movies on this file can be found in the jpeg image files here.
Keywords: Captain Scarlett (1953); Freckles Come Home (1942); Trapped By Television (1936); Prison Break (1938); B Movies; Mantan Moreland; Gale Storm; Glenda Farrell; Richard Greene
|SPOOK SHOW Episode 7-Sticking It To The Man - Vance Capley|
Welcome back to the show inspired by Joe Riley's Hypnotic Eye and Count Rockula's Theatre For The Insane. Vance Capley's Spook Show returns with tonights episode, "Stickin' It To The Man". Blackula! Black Frankenstein! Sir Cecil Creape! More fun than you can shake a stick at! approx: 60m
Keywords: blackula; blackenstein; black frankenstein; sir cecil creape; hot rods; monsters; art; artists; horror; trailers; toys; dark shadows; scooby doo; vampira; reel wild cinema; ed wood; bela lugosi; monkees; dr. jekeyl and mr.hyde; crazy world of arthur brown; tobor; the viper; columbia tn; superhero; spider fighter; activision; deep purple; mandrake root; Loose Change; creepy crawlers; uncle fester; toys; doctor who; sticking it to the man; crazy glue; yosimitie sam; bugs bunny; count chocula; frankenberry; batman abd robin; sugar hill; dark alibi; mantan moreland; empire of the ants; joan collins; raid; mel blanc; rainbow; kill the king; attack from space; starman; horror of the blood monsters; al adamson; dr. lucifer; dr. gangrene; son of ghoul; woolworth; halloween; creature feature; phantom of the opry; mill of the stone women; return of captain america; spook show; hypnotic eye; theatre for the insane; monogram; prc; universal; cartoon; commercials; color; black & white; dick purcell; lonel atwill
Downloads: 542 (1 review)
|AFRS Jubilee! - WA4CZD|
The Jubilee! radio show was broadcast on the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) and featured "Negro" performers. The dates on these files, show numbers, as well as some performer's names, came from the Jubilee! transcription pages by Carl Hallstrom & Bo Scherman: http://home.swipnet.se/dooji/jubilee.htm The Radio Gold Index http://www.radiogoldindex.com DB was helpful too. Any typo or error is mine...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Jubilee; AFRS; WWII; jazz; swing; jump blues; otr; Lucky Millinder; The Delta Rhythm Boys; Jimmie Noone; Butterfly McQueen; Ida James; Sister Rosetta Tharpe; Erskine Hawkins; Lena Horne; Nat King Cole; Eddie Anderson; Jean Rogers; May Johnson; James Mitchell; Johnny Taylor; Louis Jordan; Joe Turner; Ammons & Johnson; Harlon Leonard; Teddy Wilson; Thelma Carpenter; Jimmy Rushing; Earl Warren; Cee Pee Johnson; Maurice Rocco; Sir Lancelot; Louis Armstrong; Art Tatum; Fats Waller; Mills Brothers; Thelma Middleton; Barney Bigard; Lionel Hampton; Dinah Washington; Golden Gate Quartet; Johnny Mercer; Timmie Rogers; George Burns; Gracie Allen; Cab Calloway; The 4 Seabees; Bob Crosby; Andy Kirk & his Clouds of Joy; June Richmond; AFRS Orchestra; Duke Ellington; Louis Jordan & His Tympani 5; Fletcher Henderson; Delta Rhythm Boys; Dorothy Donegan; The Charioteers; Eddie Green; Jimmy Baskette; Dorothy Donegan; Bob Parish; International Sweethearts of Rhythm; Jimmie Lunceford; Carmen Miranda; Maxine Sullivan; Eddie South; Jerry Lester Meade Lux Lewis; Hedda Hopper; Ernest Whitman; Joe Sullivan; Elmer Fain; Tommy Dorsey; June Richmond; Butterfly McQueen; Count Basie; Thelma Carpenter; Earle Warren; Al Casey; Ethel Waters; Ted Straeter; Gene Krupa; Rose Chi Chi Murphy; Sam McDaniel; Charlie Barnet; Eddie Heywood; Buddy Rich; Thelma Carpenter; Illinois Jacquet; Billy Eckstine; Coleman Hawkins; Earl Hines; Mantan Moreland; Slim Gaillard; The Loumel Morgan Trio; The Town Criers; Benny Carter; Kitty Kallen; Red Callender; Josh White; The Four Blazes; Illinois Jacquet Sextette; Betty Roche; Jimmy Durante; Helen Humes; Effie Smith; Garry Moore; Andre Previn; Joe Liggins; Hattie McDaniel; Ernest Whitman; King Sisters; International Sweethearts Of Rhythm; Ethel Waters; Johnny Mercer; Nicodemus; The Four Vs; Boyd Raeburn; Ginny Powell; Earl Hines; Ricky Jordan; Tommy Todd; Bobby Sherwood; Liz Tilton; The Modernaires; Cliff Lang; Herb Jeffries; The 4 Chicks & Chuck; Kay Starr; Andre Previn; Vivien Garry; Les Paul; Arv Garrison; Barney Kessel; Frances Glynn; Jay Johnson; Liz Tilton; Paula Kelly; The Modernaires; Stan Kenton; June Christy; The Four Blazes; Max Miller; Shelley Manne; Kai Winding; Judy Carroll; Woody Herman; Jesse Price; Dodo Marmarosa; Joan Benson; Mel Torme; The Saul Davis Trio; The Merry Macs; Gerald Wilson; Mabel Scott; Beryl Davis; Cyril Haynes; Joe Alexander; Earle Spencer; Al Killian; Howard McGhee; Ike Carpenter; Jean Louise; Corky Corcoran; Pete Daily; Martha Tilton; Johnny White; Freddie Davis; Eddie Skrivanek Sextette; Peter Lind Hayes; The Luvenia Nash Singers; Al Killian; Ish Kabibble; Hadda Brooks; Merwyn Bogue; Jane Russell; Roy Milton; Ernie Felice; Lynne Stevens; Ella Mae Morse; Jimmy Rushing; Gene Norman; Will Scott; Johnny Desmond; Peggy Lee; Jane Russell; Kay Kyser; Hadda Brooks; Frankie Laine; Frankie Soputo; Johnny Desmond; Howard Halburt; Nick Delano; Murray McEachern; Lorry Raine; Nellie Lutcher; Kid Ory; Ernie Andrews; Dick Kane; Eddie Robertson; Al Sack; Annette Warrn; The Crew Chiefs; Eileen Wilson; Roy Eldridge; Jesse Price; Woody Herman; Linda Lombard; Opie Cates; Virginia Ginny Jackson; Toni Harper; Jimmy Mundy; Nellie Lutcher; The Mello-Larks; Jean Byron; Basin Street Boys; The AFRS Orchestra; Georgia Gibbs; Herb Jeffries; Keith Williams; Jean Taylor; Jackie Mills; Stan Hasselgard; Rickey Jordan; Vic Dickenson; Kay Starr; Dave Cavanaugh; Ernie Felice; Frances Wayne; Laine Sisters; Matt Dennis; Jimmy Zito; Bobby Troup; Trernier Twins; Jeff Dane; Harry Lubin; Anita Ellis; Walter Gross; Sarah Berne; Doris Butler; Johnny Otis; Joan Barton; Barclay Allen; Johnny Moore; Jimmy Witherspoon; Anita Ellis; Ken Carson; Ella Fitzgerald; Bill Barnett; Tampa Red; The Velvetones; Bob Keen; Frances Wayne; The Neal Hefti Quartet; Jelly Roll Morton; Harry James; Helen Ward; Page Cavanaugh; Earl Hines; Connie Jordan Quartet; Mary Lou Williams; Ray Anthony; Michel Perriere; Georgie Auld; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires
Downloads: 9,177 (5 reviews)